Jimmy Butler


By Michael Florek

DALLAS — Joakim Noah’s first test started about an hour and a half before the Bulls’ game with the Mavericks started. 


Pau Gasol, 34, was announced as an All-Star Game starter for the first time in his career on Thursday night, marking his fifth All-Star Game selection overall.


The Bulls are in the middle of their worst slump of the season, having lost six of eight games.


Judging by what we’re seeing in the national media, the Bulls are a team in disarray with a head coach who has lost the locker room.


CLEVELAND — Bulls reserve guard Tony Snell caught the ball on the perimeter, and instead of taking the open 3-pointer late in the third quarter, he rifled a two-handed pass dir